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How are US GCs responding to shrinking legal budgets?
Danielle Goldstone
How are US GCs responding to shrinking legal budgets?
We’ve discussed the fairly stagnant nature of legal budgets, and the expectation of in house legal professionals to &ls...
08/12/2016
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Is BigLaw downsizing?
Michelle Bigler
Is BigLaw downsizing?
It would no doubt be fair to say that the legal profession has, until the last decade, harboured a reasonable aversion to cha...
29/11/2016
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Changes to German employment law could drive up demand for legal counsel
Laurence Simons
Changes to German employment law could drive up demand for legal counsel
Given that the UK’s departure from the EU could put banks’ access to passporting rights at risk, it’s somew...
29/11/2016
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CLOs continue to become increasingly valued for their strategic advice
Laurence Simons
CLOs continue to become increasingly valued for their strategic advice
Chief Legal Officers (CLOs) report that their departments are most valued for their ability to advise the CEO and corporate b...
29/11/2016
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Is remuneration changing in the legal profession?
Laurence Simons
Is remuneration changing in the legal profession?
In recent months a lot of the talk regarding pay scales has been around the MoneyLaw trend sweeping magic circle firms, howev...
29/11/2016
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Competition for top associate talent impacts profit levels
Competition for top associate talent impacts profit levels
According to recent reports, the competition for first-year associates has escalated to the point where law firms are noting ...
29/11/2016
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There are still too few female general counsels
Laurence Simons
There are still too few female general counsels
It’s long been known that females are, in general, under-represented in senior positions in the legal profession, but g...
29/11/2016
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Why having good lawyers and the lowest rates isn’t enough
Laurence Simons
Why having good lawyers and the lowest rates isn’t enough
In the past, having leading legal minds or the lowest billing rates might have been enough to win big clients but that’...
29/11/2016
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What legal challenges could Life Sciences face post-Brexit?
Nicola Walker
What legal challenges could Life Sciences face post-Brexit?
The timeline for the UK’s exit from the European Union is arguably more uncertain than ever following the recent High C...
16/11/2016
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Eversheds TMT Quarterly Briefing (Q4 2016)
Eversheds TMT Quarterly Briefing (Q4 2016)
Eversheds' e-brefing template ...
16/11/2016
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How to Write a Winning Legal CV - 16 November Webinar
How to Write a Winning Legal CV - 16 November Webinar
Laurence Simons have partnered with City CV to present a series of webinars, and our latest collaboration will look...
01/11/2016
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Unlocking potential of female lawyers with Coaching Squared
Unlocking potential of female lawyers with Coaching Squared
I took part in Coaching Squared whilst employed as a Government lawyer. I was relatively new to the Civil Service at the time...
31/10/2016
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Benelux GCs least prepared for new data sharing regulations
Laurence Simons
Benelux GCs least prepared for new data sharing regulations
With the threat and sophistication of cyber-attacks growing rapidly, data protection is becoming an ever more pressing issue ...
31/10/2016
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Headcount at UK firms continues to increase
Laurence Simons
Headcount at UK firms continues to increase
According to research from PwC’s 25th Annual Law Firm Survey, headcount at UK private practices continues to increase a...
31/10/2016
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